Escrow Service

Self-Service Domain Transfers.

Now you have the option to take care of the technical transfer process yourself. Our Escrow Service will hold the funds securely until both buyer and seller confirm they're in agreement on their own terms.

  • Most Affordable Option - Fees start at only 0.89% of the domain purchase price
  • Customized Contract Terms - Agree on and upload individualized purchase agreements
  • Secured Funds - Renowned legal intermediary takes care of holding the funds from the sale
Powered by Escrow Domains

Transfer Domains on Your Own Terms

Use our Escrow Service if you don't need any technical assistance for the Domain Transfer, but still want an intermediary party to ensure a seamless funds transfer process. Our partner "Escrow Domains" provides you with the renowned legal services of Greenberg & Lieberman, which is one of the most experienced internet law firms in the US.

 

Pricing

The pricing is dependent on the domain sale price. Fees start as low as 0.89%, depending on the amount of money held by our trusted Escrow Service, Escrow Domains. And you can also split the Escrow Fees among buyer and seller, just indicate that in the comment field below. In addition to the Escrow Service Fee, the buyer has to pay a Payment Processing Fee depending on the payment method. Likewise, the seller has to pay a Disbursement Processing Fee. See Escrow Fees section below.

Send us your Escrow Service Request

Escrow Fees

The Escrow Service Fee is dependent on the amount of money held by the intermediary, Escrow Domains.

Domains over 25,000 USD

214.50 USD + 0.89% of the purchase price over 25,000 USD.

Domains between 5,000 USD and 25,000 USD

162.50 USD + 0.26% of the purchase price over 5,000 USD.

Domains up to 5,000 USD

3.25% of the purchase price. Minimum 25 USD.

Please note, depending on the payment and disbursement method both parties select, there's also an additional small fee coupled with the standard Escrow Service Fee. Please review the options below. You can also use the Fee Calculator from "Escrow Domains" to easily calculate the costs of using our new Escrow Service.

Disbursement Processing Fees

The seller has to pay a Disbursement Processing Fee depending on the disbursement method they want to use.

  • Wire Transfer (US Account): 20.00 USD
  • Wire Transfer (Non-US): 40.00 USD
  • ACH (US): 5.00 USD
  • Check & eCheck: 10.00 USD
  • PayPal (US Account): 1.00 USD + 2.9% of the purchase price
  • PayPal (Non-US): 1.00 USD + 4.4% of the purchase price

 

 

Payment Processing Fees

The Buyer is required to pay a Payment Processing Fee depending on the payment method.
 

  • Wire Transfer (US Account): 20.00 USD
  • Wire Transfer (Non-US): 20.00 USD
  • ACH (US): 5.00 USD
  • Credit Card: 0.20 USD + 3.5% of the purchase price
  • PayPal (US Account): 0.30 USD + 3.0% of the purchase price
  • PayPal (Non-US): 0.30 USD + 4.7% of the purchase price

More Sedo Services

Domain Appraisal

Our experts will create an individual appraisal of your domain's value.

Domain Promotion

Increased exposure and sales through more than 650 Sedo partners worldwide.

Domain Transfer

Secure transfer transactions even when agreements are reached outside of our marketplace.

Domain Parking

Parked domains receive twice as many bids as unparked domains